Oh Gizmo!

  • Comcast Now Offering Mesh Network Pods from Plume for $120+
    Good news Comcast customers. You can now enjoy the fruits of Mesh WiFi Routing. What is mesh? It’s the new way to connect to the Web in your home. That’sThe post Comcast Now Offering Mesh Network Pods from Plume for $120+ appeared first on OhGiz…
    - 22 May 18, 3:26am -
  • 3 of the Best Hoverboards Money Can Buy
    If you’re thinking about buying a hoverboard for the first time or if you are new to these personal transports and are unsure what to buy, don’t worry, Gadget ReviewThe post 3 of the Best Hoverboards Money Can Buy appeared first on OhGizmo!.
    - 28 Apr 18, 9:23pm -
  • What Are Some Good Sources of Calcium for My Dog?
    Why is Calcium Important for Dogs? Calcium is an essential mineral for dogs and humans alike. It’s responsible for conducting electrical impulses, sending signals, contracting muscles (especially the heart), notThe post What Are Some Good Sources…
    - 24 Apr 18, 1:56am -
  • Fellow Stagg X Pour-Over Coffee Set
    Consistently brew a delicious cup of coffee with the Fellow Stagg X Pour-Over Coffee Set. Designed for all levels of coffee makers, the pour-over set makes it easy to brewThe post Fellow Stagg X Pour-Over Coffee Set appeared first on OhGizmo!.
    - 17 Apr 18, 12:36pm -
  • Nighthawk X6 Review
      The first feature that attracts your attention to the Netgear Nighthawk X6 is its three distinct Wi-Fi bands with varying frequencies and speed limits. It has one 2.4GHZ (600MBPS)The post Nighthawk X6 Review appeared first on OhGizmo!.
    - 17 Apr 18, 12:49am -
  • Pavel Vetrov Olly Designer Writing Desk
    Stylishly organize your workspace with the Pavel Vetrov Olly Designer Writing Desk. The writing desk comes with a compact drawer that conveniently sits right in the middle. It opens andThe post Pavel Vetrov Olly Designer Writing Desk appeared first…
    - 6 Apr 18, 8:20am -
  • SleepBliss Deep Sleep Insomnia Relief Crystal Ball
    Get a deep sleep in the most natural way possible with the SleepBliss Deep Sleep Insomnia Relief Crystal Ball. SleepBliss is a 100% non-invasive sleep aid crystal ball that helpsThe post SleepBliss Deep Sleep Insomnia Relief Crystal Ball appeared fi…
    - 4 Apr 18, 10:06am -
  • What? Customizable Quotes Watch
    Give time meaning with the What? Customizable Quotes Watch. Featuring innovative dot-matrix epaper display, the Quotes watch shows your favorite inspiring words when you want it to. To set upThe post What? Customizable Quotes Watch appeared first on…
    - 30 Mar 18, 9:58am -


Boing Boing

  • Watch how curious these otters are with a popcorn maker – until it actually starts popping
    Kotaro and Hana are rambunctious small-clawed otters that are very curious about their human's popcorn machine. In fact, they're so excited, touching and jumping on and sticking their heads into the machine, that the human has to hold it away from th…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:14am -
  • Jen Psaki destroys a reporter's stupid questions with the best snappy one-liners so far
    Whoever said there are no bad questions never watched a White House press briefing. But with Press Secretary Jen Psaki there are always good answers. And today she outdid herself, answering not one but two asinine questions with snappy one-liners tha…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 9:59pm -
  • Naked man breaks into house, swims in pool while owner is home, caught on camera
    A 34-year-old naked man broke into a Bel Air, California house on Thursday, swam in the pool, put on some shorts he found, and killed a couple of pet parakeets, all while the oblivious homeowner was upstairs. It was his wife who noticed on her phone…
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 6:14pm -
  • Get 4 months of Kindle Unlimited free
    I've been a happy paying subscriber to Kindle Unlimited for years. To me, it's like a library that you pay $10 a month to access. You can borrow up to 10 books at a time and keep them checked out for as long as you'd like. — Read the rest
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 6:06pm -
  • Adam Savage enjoys a rare collection of Star Wars artifacts
    Adam Savage checking out a bunch of OG Star Wars movie props! The delight radiates right through the monitor and into your home.Lando's sail barge helmet is pretty darn cool, and the stunt work lightsabers? Using recently gained experience,…
    - 14 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 5:49pm -
  • How North Korea perfected counterfeiting $100 bills
    Today's US $100 bills have so many anti-counterfeiting features that it's doubtful that they are being accurately counterfeited on a large scale. But in decades past, North Korea was so good at printing fake $100 dollar bills that they looked better…
    - 14 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 4:59pm -
  • Prime Day picks for artists and makers and people who fool around with tools
    There's not a lot going on at Amazon Prime Day unless you're after last-gen gadgets or dog DNA kits, but I found some a few good money-saving picks for artists, photographers and other folks who like making stuff. Huion graphic tablets and di…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 4:52pm -
  • Watch: Every time Captain Picard tugs his shirt, his communicator badge pops off
    On Star Trek: The Next Generation, Captain Picard developed the habit of tugging his uniform shirt down to straighten it out. Fans, cast, and crew refer to it at the Picard Maneuver and it's been the focus of more than one supercut over the years (eg…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 4:51pm -



  • Nikon Z6, Z7 Could Be The Company’s Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras
    Nikon has been teasing the upcoming announcement for their new mirrorless cameras which is set for an official reveal on the 23rd of August. In terms of branding, it is unclear as to what Nikon could be calling these new devices, but according to Nik…
    - 14 Aug 18, 1:03am -
  • Nintendo Uses Classic NES Games To Promote Its Switch Online Service
    Nintendo Switch’s online service will be launching in the second half of September and we’re sure that there are some gamers who might be a little hesitant to get on board. However Nintendo has recently started to promote its upcoming online serv…
    - 14 Aug 18, 1:02am -
  • Apple Supplier Reportedly Gearing Up For Production Of New MacBooks
    According to the rumors, Apple is expected to launch an updated MacBook Air later this year. Given how long it has been since Apple refreshed its MacBook Air, we suppose this makes sense. Now in a report from DigiTimes (via Cult of Mac), it seems tha…
    - 14 Aug 18, 1:02am -
  • World Of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth Expansion Is Now Live
    If the Battle for Azeroth expansion for World of Warcraft is something that you’ve been looking forward to, you will be pleased to learn that the expansion is now live. This will be the latest expansion for World of Warcraft and it also marks the s…
    - 14 Aug 18, 1:01am -
  • Samsung Wireless Charger Duo Now Available For $120
    One of the rumors leading up to the official announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was that Samsung could have a new wireless charger in the works for the phone and other Samsung devices. The Note 9 has since been launched and if you’re interes…
    - 14 Aug 18, 1:00am -
  • This Is How Much Apple’s AirPower Wireless Charging Mat Could Cost
    Apple’s products have never been known to be cheap/affordable, and neither are their official accessories. This is why when we heard the rumors that the AirPower wireless charging mat could be priced at $200, we can’t say that we were surprised.…
    - 13 Aug 18, 11:16pm -
  • Apple’s Group FaceTime Feature’s Launch Has Been Delayed
    One of the new features that Apple announced in iOS 12 and macOS Mojave is Group FaceTime calls. In case the name wasn’t already obvious, basically this allows users to make FaceTime calls together in a group, whereas in the past it was limited to…
    - 13 Aug 18, 11:15pm -
  • iOS 12 Beta 7 Pulled Over Reports Of Sluggish Performance
    If you were thinking of checking out iOS 12’s beta 7 release, you might want to take note that the beta has since been pulled. This is following reports from users who have been complaining about sluggish performance in the latest version of the be…
    - 13 Aug 18, 11:14pm -

The Wirecutter

  • The Prime Day Deals Wirecutter Staffers Have Actually Bought
    At Wirecutter, it’s our job to find the very best products and services for our readers. But one occupational hazard is that we also like to buy the best of the best for ourselves—especially when those items are marked way down. Wheth…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 1:09am -
  • The Best Amazon Prime Day 2021 Deals Available Now
    Amazon Prime Day, Amazon’s annual deals extravaganza for Prime members, officially kicks off today! We've got our eyes peeled for the best deals on everything from our top blender pick to Echo smart speakers, and we expect to find more…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:50am -
  • AirPods Could Fall to Their Lowest Price Ever. We Still Don’t Think You Should Buy Them.
    Shopping for a new pair of wireless earbuds can make you feel a little like Goldilocks—with so many styles, sizes, and prices to choose from, it can be difficult to find something that works just right. Prime Day, Amazon’s annual deal…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:39am -
  • Prime Day Deals on Everyday Essentials
    Everyday essentials aren’t the sexiest items in Wirecutter’s massive catalog. But they’re among the most important—after all, this is stuff you use every day! Below, we have deals on a face razor (and a big pack of refill blades),…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:12am -
  • The Best Prime Day Deals From Best Buy
    When it comes to scoring good deals on electronics during Prime Day, Best Buy might not be the first store that comes to mind—but every year during the two-day deals event, the tech retailer offers discounts that match (and in some case…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:03am -
  • Best Prime Day Vacuum Deals From Dyson, Roomba, and Shark
    June is not too late to do some spring cleaning! And because you spent a long winter mostly at home, your space would likely benefit from a good vacuuming of the detritus of daily life. Which means you’ll need a high-performing, reliabl…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:01am -
  • Prime Day Apple Deals
    Finding a great deal on Apple products is a little like catching a meteor shower: It rarely happens, and when it does, you have to be in the right place at the right time or you’ll miss it completely. Despite the ubiquity of Apple gear,…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:00am -
  • The Best Walmart Prime Day Deals 2021
    Amazon may have invented Prime Day, but it’s not the only retailer rolling out sweet savings during the annual two-day event (taking place on June 21 and 22 this year). In fact, Walmart offers a competing sales event (called Deals for D…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 11:43pm -

Gadgets and Gizmos

  • PS5 Unveiling; Sony Invites You to the Future of Gaming
    There’s a lot going on in the world at the moment, and lots more gaming taking place too. Gamers the world over have been pondering whether the PS5 might be delayed; something Sony themselves were quick to quash as they gave assurances the PS5 woul…
    - 31 May 20, 6:55am -
  • 10 Things you could buy instead of the Apple iPhone X
    Before we go down this road I want to say I’ve nothing against Apple, in fact I have an iPhone 7 but cannot for the life of me understand how the base iPhone X is £999. With that in mind I’ve done some research into 10 things you could buy inste…
    - 3 Nov 17, 10:42pm -
  • Wera Advent-Calender 2017; Tools to turn the biggest grinch around
    It’s a little early for me personally to embrace Christmas; but I am willing to start talking about advent calendars and gifts for those who like to be ready. This week I received the 2017 Wera advent calendar and it looks awesome and has already t…
    - 3 Nov 17, 9:00pm -
  • Fidget Spinners – stress relief, fad, menace or health magic bullet?
    The meteoric rise of fidget spinners in 2017 has surprised many, including me. These palm sized contraptions, fitted with bearings to make them spin, are hugely popular in the playground and are becoming more commonplace in the work environment. But…
    - 27 May 17, 8:24pm -
  • Apple iPhone 8 – News on dates, specs, prices and rumours
    It’s nearly that time again; that time when Apple dim the lights and unveil their new flagship iPhone. The internet has been buzzing with rumours ranging from mediocre to bat shit crazy and I’ve been pretty slow in gathering these together. But h…
    - 26 May 17, 8:49pm -
  • What Are the Snapchat Sunglasses All About?
    The release of new Snapchat sunglasses has raised more than a few eyebrows. So what are these glasses all about? Well, they have been described as being a bit like Google Glass, although they are a good deal cheaper and more limited in what they can…
    - 13 Dec 16, 5:41pm -
  • Samsung Considering Facial Tracking for Gear VR
    The battle for virtual reality supremacy has really warmed up in recent times. While the Samsung VR gear is widely seen as being an affordable option, there are other VR headsets that are regarded as being of higher technical quality. However, news o…
    - 7 Dec 16, 5:35pm -
  • Nike Self-Tying Sneakers Now on Sale
    Those of us who love Back to the Future have been craving self-tying sneakers for a long time. Well, provided that you have a healthy bank account then you can now get hold of the Nike Hyperadapt 1.0 trainers. They only cost a mere £575, which some…
    - 5 Dec 16, 5:27pm -

Slash Gear

  • Super Mario World gets a long-overdue widescreen mod
    There is no shortage of attempts to makes games from decades past playable on today’s hardware, but there is at least one aspect that has failed to get adapted so far. These games were made specifically for the display technology of their period, w…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 5:31am -
  • Blaston backs out as Facebook’s first Oculus VR ads partner
    Facebook has a sort of reverse Midas’ touch where everything it touches gets stained by its own stigmas. Every product it buys or gets close to eventually gets involved in its privacy issues or, at the very least, its advertising businesses. It was…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 3:27am -
  • Chrome for iOS experiment brings Face ID lock for Incognito tabs
    Incognito mode, which also goes by Safe Browsing or Private Browsing names, has become a common method these days for less technical users to protect themselves from online spying. The basic idea is that the browser won’t keep a log of where users…
    - 5 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 2:29am -
  • Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 are reportedly off to an early start
    We’re still two months away from Samsung’s expected launch of its next-gen foldables, but it seems that the company is kicking things off already. In fact, it might be kicking things off earlier than usual this year, which, in turn, might be sett…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 1:52am -
  • OnePlus Nord N200 5G update commitment is a slight improvement
    Despite a few blunders here and there, OnePlus remains one of the darlings of the smartphone market. That image, however, seems to be slowly disappearing thanks to one too many missteps in the software department. That may have been one of the primar…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 1:18am -
  • Galaxy Chromebook Go silently appears with optional LTE
    Last month, Samsung announced its most powerful Galaxy devices, which, unsurprisingly, were all Windows-powered laptops. This was followed by the almost silent debut of the Galaxy Chromebook Go, Windows laptops powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Comp…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Jun 21, 12:41am -
  • Fortnite update 17.10 detailed: Arena reset and a way inside the Mothership
    The next big Fortnite update will arrive in the early hours tomorrow morning (for those who live in the Eastern time zone, at least). Epic has teased the biggest change that will come with the game’s version 17.10 update, one involving the huge mot…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 11:59pm -
  • Watch YouTubers figure out the best fat for frying chicken at home
    If you’re in the mood for fried chicken but prefer to make your meals at home, Guga Foods has a new video that may improve your frying game. The YouTubers test multiple fats for frying chicken, including one that you probably wouldn’t consider wh…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Jun 21, 11:13pm -